Apparent explosion at Caledon house sends man to hospital with serious burns
Peel Paramedics say one person has been injured after an apparent explosion at a Caledon house.
Fire, EMS and OPP responded to a call near Humber Station Road north of Castlederg Side Road around 1:18 p.m. on Wednesday.
Upon arrival, emergency crews discovered a male aged mid to late 50s with burns to about 25 per cent of his body.
Paramedics say the man was transported in stable condition to Brampton Civic Hospital with injuries considered non-life-threatening.
Fire officials say it’s not yet known what caused the blast.
The fire marshal’s office has been called in to investigate along with provincial police.
With files from The Canadian Press.